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Author Finney, Mark T., author

Title Resurrection, hell and the afterlife : body and soul in antiquity, Judaism, and early Christianity / Mark T. Finney
Published New York : Routledge, 2016
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Description 1 online resource
Series BibleWorld
Bible world (London, England)
Contents Afterlife in antiquity: post-mortem existence in its Greco-Roman context -- Biblical beginnings: death and afterlife in the Hebrew Bible -- The priority of the soul: constructions of afterlife in second temple Judaism -- Life after death in additional Jewish literature: the Dead Sea scrolls and later rabbinic thought -- New Testament beginnings: afterlife in the thought of the Apostle Paul -- The priority of the body: post-mortem existence in the later New Testament -- The rise of Gehenna: afterlife in early Christianity -- What the developments of hell in its Jewish and Christian contexts
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on March 04, 2016)
Subject Future life -- Christianity
Future life -- Judaism
Future life
BODY, MIND & SPIRIT -- Gaia & Earth Energies.
Future life -- Christianity.
Future life -- Judaism.
Future life.
RELIGION -- Christianity -- General.
RELIGION -- Theology.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2015042811
ISBN 1138549126
1315626888 (electronic bk.)
131723636X (electronic bk.)
9781315626888 (electronic bk.)
9781317236368 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover alkaline paper)